Welcome!

The Estes Park Gun & Archery Club is open to the public and serves the greater Estes valley and nearby cities.
Memberships, currently $75, are sold on an annual basis.

As of October 20, there are 306 paid members in 2018 with a 600 member cap.
With US 34 open, the club may reach the membership cap this year.
See the above link for more information on becoming a member.

Our Facilities

The Outdoor Range, is located in Noel's Draw off of U.S. Highway 34, about 3.5 miles East of the Olympus Dam, on the right just past mile marker 68. The range is open to Members and their guests only or on a scheduled Public Event.

Access is through a combination locked gate. The range offers pistol, rifle and archery venues. Safety protocol and range officer duties are self-managed by members while they use the range. Click here for a Map. Outdoor range rules/instructions are here.

The Indoor Range, is located at the corner of U.S. Highway 36 & Community Drive, next to the Estes Park Dog Park. Click here for a Map. The range has seven, 50 foot shooting lanes.

Shooting is allowed for Archery, Centerfire Pistol, & Rimfire Pistol or Rifle. The Indoor Range is open to Club Members and the public. A daily fee is charged for indoor range use.

The hours for the Indoor Range are listed below:

  • Archery - Tuesday Evenings
    7:00 PM -8:00 PM
  • Shooting - Wednesday Evenings
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Shooting - Thursday Evenings
    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Shooting - Friday Evenings 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Shooting - First Tuesday of the Month - Defensive Pistol Skills Review 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm

Please come join us!

Note: Usually there are more stations open on Wednesday evenings.

CHP Reciprocity

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation maintains a list of states whose CCW permits are recognized by Colorado.

To see which states recognize your Colorado CHP, see USA Carry Maps.

Annual Members Meeting

January 17th, 2019 - 6:30 to 9:30 PM
Estes Valley Community Center
Lower Level
660 Community Drive

Officers/Board Member elections

Our club is run by elected members which help to keep our costs lower than other facilities in the area.
The club needs the following: 1st VP, Treasurer, Secretary and 2 at-large board members.

We need our members to step up, join the board and serve the club to keep costs low.

Link to PDF file listing First and Second VP roles.

Link to PDF file listing Secretary roles.

2019 Renewal & New Member forms

Forms for 2019 are available on the Membership page (link in left column).


Sunday Indoor Range hours

Opening the Indoor Range on Sunday afternoons
is being considered for early 2019

Visit this website periodically for updates.

Outdoor Range Orientation

For 2019 new members and any members interested in proper procedures at the Common Point Outdoor Range

PDF file of Range Orientation and Rules.

Recreation Sport Shooting Reminders

from USFS, CPW, Boulder/Larimer/Gilpin/Clear Creek Counties



Trap Range



Pistol Range



100 yard Rifle Range



Archery Range



Noels Draw Road gate provides controlled access to the
Common Point Range. The gate is open on Public Shooting Days.



Indoor range shooting lanes

More News

August 15, 2017Gun Club Patches now Available

These sew-on patches are 2.5" x 1.75" and 3.5" x 2.5".
Available at Public Shoot days
or with payment enclosed, number of each desired to:

Estes Park Gun and Archery Club
P.O. Box 982
Estes Park, CO 80517-0982.



August 14, 2017Please pick up your brass. When finished shooting, please collect your brass
and deposit in buckets provided. Each year, the club recycles brass which nets over $400 that helps you and your club.

August 1, 2017Trap Shooting Info click here.


Latest Newsletter

October 9, 20182018 October Newsletter click here.

Latest Approved Board Meeting Minutes

Board Minutes October 2018

Range Usage statistics

January 8, 2017 – Summary of Indoor Range usage for 2016, click here.

January 5, 2018 – Summary of Indoor Range usage for 2017, click here.

January 5, 2018 – Summary of Outdoor Range usage for 2017, click here.

--------------------- 2018 Year To Date statistics ----------------------

November 17, 2018 – Chart of Indoor Range usage for 2018 to date, click here.

November 20, 2018 – Chart of Outdoor Range usage for 2018 to date, click here.

Defensive Handgun Skills Review

The indoor range is reserved on the first Tuesday night of each month from 5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
for a Defensive Handgun Skills Review.

This is not an "open range" or a class per se, rather it is an instructor-lead skills review and practice
for those who have had intermediate or advanced pistol training and bring the required equipment.
For more information contact Jim Boyd at 970-481-4279 or Jim Boyd email.

2018 Annual Meeting Election Results

January 18, 2018

President, Steve Clark
1st Vice President, Jim Carlton
2nd Vice President, Harry Banbury
Interim Secretary, Martha Clark
Treasurer, Douglas Tabor
Board Members:
   Randy Buchanan
   James Cozzie
   Daniel White
   Rick Tekulve

Right To Carry In National Parks

On February 22, 2010, a new law took effect that applied state firearms laws to national parks and wildlife refuges across America. Click here for more information.



Latest website update: December 4, 2018

Club Information

The Estes Park Gun & Archery Club are members of

National Rifle Association, Affiliate Member.
NRA Membership
is encouraged but not required of members.

National Shooting Sports Foundation, Member

Colorado State Shooting Association, Member